Frank Jannuzi

Frank Jannuzi is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation. He previously served as the Deputy Executive Director of Amnesty International USA, and head of the Washington, DC office. Jannuzi is an international affairs expert who most recently served Chairman John Kerry as Policy Director for East Asian and Pacific Affairs for the Democratic staff of the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations (SFCR). His Senate service under Chairmen Kerry and Biden included field investigations into human rights and security conditions in numerous East Asian hotspots, including China (especially Tibet), Burma, Cambodia, Southern Thailand, Vietnam, Mindanao, and North Korea. In 2006, Jannuzi was selected as an Hitachi International Affairs Fellow under the auspices of the Council on Foreign Relations, and spent a year in Japan researching and teaching about Japan-China-US relations at the Institute for International Policy Studies and Keio University. Prior to joining the staff of the SFRC in 1997, Jannuzi served as the East Asia regional political-military analyst for the Bureau of Intelligence and Research(INR), U.S. Department of State. Jannuzi was the founding editor-in-chief of Peacekeeping Perspectives, the State Department’s classified journal on multilateral peacekeeping and humanitarian operations. Jannuzi holds a BA in history from Yale University and a MPP with a concentration in international affairs and security from the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.